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Flowers for Algernon, Daniel Keyes (Harcourt Brace, 1966)

Flowers for Algernon is a book that is so good, that even Mr. Silverstien’s tenth grade English Class couldn’t stop me from enjoying it. The story of a mentally challenged (or whatever the PC term for that is now) man who undergoes an unspecified procedure to increase his intelligence, it is a must read for anyone, regardless of the genre they enjoy. (for full reveiw go to https://sophyanempire.wordpress.com/) Continue reading

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